Traskwood, Arkansas

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Traskwood, Arkansas
City
Location in Saline County and the state of Arkansas
Location in Saline County and the state of Arkansas
Coordinates: 34°27′20″N 92°39′33″W / 34.45556°N 92.65917°W / 34.45556; -92.65917Coordinates: 34°27′20″N 92°39′33″W / 34.45556°N 92.65917°W / 34.45556; -92.65917
Country United States
State Arkansas
County Saline
Area
 • Total 5.6 sq mi (14.6 km2)
 • Land 5.6 sq mi (14.6 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 322 ft (98 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 518
 • Density 92.5/sq mi (35.5/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 72167
Area code(s) 501
FIPS code 05-69830
GNIS feature ID 0058757

Traskwood is a city[1] in Saline County, Arkansas, United States. The population was 518 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Little RockNorth Little RockConway Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Geography[edit]

Traskwood is located at 34°27′20″N 92°39′33″W / 34.45556°N 92.65917°W / 34.45556; -92.65917 (34.455474, -92.659288)[2].

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 14.7 km² (5.7 mi²). 14.6 km² (5.7 mi²) of it is land and 0.18% is water.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2000, there were 548 people, 203 households, and 149 families residing in the town. The population density was 37.4/km² (97.1/mi²). There were 211 housing units at an average density of 14.4/km² (37.4/mi²). The racial makeup of the town was 97.26% White, 0.73% Black or African American, 0.18% Native American, 0.73% from other races, and 1.09% from two or more races. 1.28% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 203 households out of which 34.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.1% were married couples living together, 9.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 26.6% were non-families. 23.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.70 and the average family size was 3.18.

In the town the population was spread out with 29.6% under the age of 18, 8.9% from 18 to 24, 27.2% from 25 to 44, 24.5% from 45 to 64, and 9.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 35 years. For every 100 females there were 97.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 95.9 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $33,929, and the median income for a family was $40,500. Males had a median income of $27,750 versus $21,042 for females. The per capita income for the town was $13,555. About 12.8% of families and 18.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 28.7% of those under age 18 and 5.5% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Local.Arkansas.gov - Traskwood, retrieved September 3, 2012 
  2. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  3. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.